Sanitation Rates

Rates for Service
The base monthly fee for residential dwelling units and commercial businesses that have been authorized to use receptacles for once per week solid waste collection and once per week recycling collection shall be as follows:
Effective July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018
Effective July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019
Effective July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020
$12.60 per month $13.00 per month rates not set

All waste must be placed at the curb in the city of Grinnell rolling cart. 

Waste that will not fit into the cart can be disposed of at the Public Service Department if the $1.30 (plus tax) solid waste sticker is attached to the bag or item. 

All white goods and large items weighing more than 60 pounds will be picked up if the special sticker is attached to the item. The special sticker shall be sold for $16 a piece plus tax. Three or more items falling into this category will be charged the special pick-up fee of $42 provided it takes two employees 10 minutes or less to collect. If the collection takes over 10 minutes, the fee will be $42 plus $3.15 for each additional minute. The additional minutes will be rounded up to the nearest minute. Arrangements for pick-up of white goods and large items should be made with the Public Services Department 641-236-2632.